KL Rahul
KL Rahul. (Picture Supply: IPL/BCCI)

KL Rahul is having fun with a dream run within the ongoing IPL 2022 each as a captain and a batter. The Lucknow Tremendous Giants may need suffered a humiliating 62-run defeat within the final sport towards the Gujarat Titans however with eight wins from 16 matches and 16 factors, they’re just about in command to make the playoffs.

In the meantime, former India spinner Piyush Chawla has given particular point out to Rahul and mentioned that the Karnataka cricketer is studying nicely from LSG mentor Gautam Gambhir. Chawla mentioned that Rahul is following Gambhir’s aggressive captaincy ways that he used to apply throughout his stint with the Kolkata Knight Riders from 2011 to 2017, when he led them to 2 titles.

The best way KL Rahul is main the facet is thrilling to look at: Piyush Chawla

“The best way he’s main the facet is thrilling to look at. He’s main the Tremendous Giants brilliantly. It’s good to see him going for the kill. He’s inserting slip fielders within the Eleventh-Twelfth overs and seeking to end the sport early. That is one thing which he’s studying nicely from mentor Gautam Gambhir who was like this throughout his stint as IPL captain”, mentioned Piyush Chawla whereas talking on the Star Sports activities present Cricket Dwell.

It’s to be famous that KL Rahul is main for the third time in IPL. He had led Punjab Kings within the 2020 and 2021 editions. Reportedly, the India limited-overs specialist was in Punjab’s scheme of issues for the continued season as nicely however, Rahul wished to depart the franchise for higher prospects and so they obliged.

The 30-year-old has to this point amassed 459 runs from 12 matches at a mean of 45.90 and a strike fee of 140.37 together with two centuries and as many half-centuries. He may need failed within the final sport however could be wanting to make amends within the subsequent one towards the Rajasthan Royals on the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Might 15.